Wale News

 
  • Cover of First Week Album Sales For Wale's "The Gifted"
     As Wale's new album, The Gifted, wraps up its first week on store shelves, the official numbers for its first week sales have been revealed.
  • Cover of First Week Sales Projections For Wale's "The Gifted"
     With Wale's new album, The Gifted, hitting store shelves yesterday, its no surprise that the early first week projections are already being made.
  • Cover of Wale Addresses Old Tweets From Rappers Hating On Him
    Wale gets a lot of hate. Whether it's for his music, or his attitude, the rapper is often catching flack for something. In an unfortunate coincidence, the same week he dropped his new album, a bunch of pre-fame tweets from various rappers surfaced, and Wale was a common target.
  • Cover of Review: Wale's "The Gifted"
    Wale may be a victim of bad timing. While most rap fans were in their glory last week with the release of albums from Kanye West, J. Cole and Mac Miller, others are feverishly looking forward to Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail, which is dropping on Independence Day.
  • Cover of Pre-Fame Tweets Of Rappers Dissing One Another Surface
    Twitter user @SargeWP had the brilliant idea of going back in rappers' timelines to find incriminating tweets from their days before fame. Let's just say it's even worse than you could have imagined.
  • Cover of Wale Covers The Washington Post, Talks Fame, Anxiety, Technology & "The Gifted"
    An image of MMG emcee Wale can be seen on the front page of today's edition of The Washington Post alongside an in-depth interview.
  • Cover of BTS Photos: Video Shoot For Wale, Nicki Minaj, & Juicy J's "Clappers"
     After just premiering his new record on Tuesday, Wale looks to have already shot the music video for his Nicki Minaj and Juicy J-featured cut "Clappers". And surfacing the web tonight are new photos from the set.
  • Cover of Wale "Gifted Heatseeker" Contest Winners Announced!
    Submissions have been pouring in from Washington, New York and Philly since we first announced our "Gifted Heatseeker" contest 2 weeks ago. The voting is now closed, and the winners have been selected!
  • Cover of Stream Wale's Album "The Gifted" In Its Entirety
     Even though the official release date is seven days away, Wale is giving fans the chance to stream his upcoming album, The Gifted, in its entirety.
  • Cover of Jay-Z Says There's "New Rules" While Acknowledging Wale, J. Cole & Kanye West On Twitter
    This Sunday Jay-Z shook up the rap game when it was announced he'd been releasing a new album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, in around two weeks, but first releasing it for Samsung Galaxy users for free on July 4th. The rap game is definitely changing, with Hov and Kanye West's minimal album promo a testament to it. 
  • Cover of Wale Reveals Single Art For "Clappers" With Juicy J & Nicki Minaj
    Wale's new album, The Gifted, is stacked with features. The MMG rapper delivered "Rotation" off the LP with 2 Chainz and Wiz Khalifa yesterday, and he's gearing up for yet another big featured-single to drop, "Clappers."
  • Cover of Wale Launches New Accessories Line "WRKNG TITLE"
    Wale is known for his love of sneakers, but he also has an affinity for another kind of apparel, beanies. He's often spotted with a beanie, or some form of hat, on his dreads, and now he's venturing into fashion with his very own accessories line, "WRKNG TITLE."
  • Cover of Lyrics Of The Week: May 31 - June 6
    There's quite a bit of repetition in the game these days, and specific lyrics tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions. 
  • Cover of Rick Ross Discusses How Collabos Came Together For "Self Made Vol. 3"
    Last summer Rick Ross and MMG dropped one of the best collaborative projects of the year with Self Made Vol. 2, which was just one of many big-selling albums for the Maybach crew.  Speaking about their next collabo effort, Self Made Vol.
  • Cover of Tracklist Revealed  For Wale's "The Gifted" [Update: Features Revealed]
     After just delivering his new single earlier titled "Love Hate Thing", Wale gives us a look at the tracklist for his upcoming album The Gifted.
  • Cover of Wale Talks On J. Cole's Album Date Change & Why He Didn't Follow Suit
    Wale is dropping his upcoming album, The Gifted, on June 25th, a date which his friend and past collaborator, J. Cole, had previously picked out but decided to jump a week earlier.
  • Cover of Cover Art Revealed For Wale's "The Gifted"
    Wale is prepping the release of his upcoming album, The Gifted, and today he revealed the cover art. The MMG rapper's album is set to arrive this summer, on June 25th. This will be Wale's third studio effort. 
  • Cover of Wale Discusses Inspiration For "The Gifted," His Love Of The 90s & Explains Album Title
    Following Wale's announcement of his third album title and release date, the MMG rapper has popped up for several interviews. His most recent was in New York with Power 105's The Breakfast Club. Wale chopped it up with the crew about his beef with the Toronto Raptors T.V.
  • Cover of Wale Confidently Discusses Upcoming LP "The Gifted"
    In a recent interview with RapFix Live, Wale soberly discussed the potential impact of his next studio album, as well as his new approach to promotion and music in general: "I've done everything I could do, I've said everything I could say.
  • Cover of Wale Announces New Album Title & Release Date
    Wale has remained pretty tight-lipped about his upcoming third studio album.
  • Cover of Wale Talks Third Album & "Nothing" Mixtape
    Wale's recently been in the news for some outburts with fans and non-fans alike. While we've been seeing the less friendly side of the emcee, what most people would like to see from the MMG artist is music. Not to worry, because the rapper has an album and a mixtape on the way.The D.C.
  • Cover of Meek Mill Looking To Release "Dreamchasers 3" In April
    Meek Mill nearly crashed the internet with his Dreamchasers 2 mixtape, so will the third installment in the series do the same?
  • Cover of 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week Feb. 23
    Dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter.  Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.
  • Cover of Wale Discusses Altercations With NBA Announcer & Fan In The Mall
    Washington native, Wale made headlines this past week when Raptors play-by-play announcer made an off the cuff comment about the rapper, and the MMG artist confronted him courtside at a game.  Later, a report was published that Folarin tried to attack a fan in a mall.  Now in
  • Cover of Wale Gets Into Argument With Fans
    Wale just caught some attention for approaching the announcer's booth at a recent Wizards game. The rapper confronted the announcers of the game after they made some remarks which he took personally.
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